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Benjamin Constant and the making of modern liberalism

by Holmes, Stephen

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constant, Benjamin, 1767-1830 -- Political and social views.,
  • Liberalism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Holmes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC229.C8 H64 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 337 p. ;
    Number of Pages337
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2843168M
    ISBN 100300030835
    LC Control Number84005118

    Benjamin Constant is considered as a classical liberal thinker due to his conviction that men establish political authority in order to protect their pre-existing rights, his theory of limited sovereignty and the modern concept of liberty described as a possibility to enjoy our private pleasures. Biography. Henri-Benjamin Constant was born in Lausanne to descendants of Huguenot Protestants who had fled from Artois to Switzerland during the Huguenot Wars in the 16th century. His father, Samuel Constant de Rebecque, served as a high-ranking officer in the Dutch States Army, like his grandfather, his uncle and his cousin Jean Victor de Constant Rebecque.

    Liberal Beginnings: Making a Republic for the Moderns [Andreas Kalyvas, Ira Katznelson] on cinemavog-legrauduroi.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The book examines the origins and development of the modern liberal tradition and explores the relationship between republicanism and liberalism between and The authors consider the diverse settings of ScotlandCited by: In , the Institut Benjamin Constant got started in Lausanne, Switzerland, and the first English-language assessment of Constant’s political contributions was published—Benjamin Constant’s Philosophy of Liberalism by Brown University political science professor Guy H. Dodge. Cambridge University Press published the first English.

    Stephen Holmes is Walter E. Meyer Professor of Law at New York University School of Law. Holmes' research centers on the history of European liberalism, the disappointments of democracy and economic liberalization after communism, and the difficulty of combating international Salafi terrorism within the bounds of the Constitution and the rule of law.4/5. Feb 20,  · An engagement and development of Rosanvallon's arguments in this book can be found in Wright, Julian and Jones, H. S., Benjamin Constant, Benjamin Constant and the Making of Modern Liberalism (New Haven, ); and Fontana, Biancamaria, Constant and the Post-Revolutionary Mind (New Haven, ). See, too, Cited by: 2.


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Benjamin Constant and the making of modern liberalism [Stephen Holmes] on cinemavog-legrauduroi.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying cinemavog-legrauduroi.com by: Henri-Benjamin Constant de Rebecque (French: [kɔ̃stɑ̃]; 25 October – 8 December ), or simply Benjamin Constant, was a Swiss French political activist and writer on political theory and religion.

A committed republican fromhe backed the coup d'état of 18 Fructidor, (4 September ) and the following one on 18 brumaire, (9 November ).Alma mater: University of Edinburgh, University of Erlangen.

Alan Kahan, “Limited Government, Unlimited Liberalism. Or, How Benjamin Constant was a Kantian After All” [May, ] In this month's discussion Alan S. Kahan, Professor of British Civilization at the Université de Versailles/St.

Quentin, argues that Benjamin Constant, like Immanuel Kant, analyzed politics from a double perspective.

Get this from a library. Benjamin Constant and the making of modern liberalism. [Stephen Holmes]. Benjamin Constant may serve as a good rebuttal to the stereotype of the classical liberal as antireligious, utilitarian, and fanatically democratic — a stereotype that is often employed by contemporary conservatives who insist on confusing classical liberalism with Philosophical Radicalism.

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Most can’t afford to give, but we hope you can. The average donation is $ If everyone reading this chips in just $5, we can end this fundraiser cinemavog-legrauduroi.com: Sep 25,  · Benjamin Constant’s famous lecture comparing ancient and modern liberty can be better understood if it is read alongside a set of unpublished lectures on ancient religion that he delivered one year earlier.

Those lectures suggest that Constant’s commitment to modern liberty was based in part on his deep anxieties about religious freedom, and that he valued religious freedom because he Cited by: 4. Benjamin Constant by Harold Nicolson (Book) Benjamin Constant and the making of modern liberalism by Stephen Holmes (Book) Benjamin Constant and the post-revolutionary mind by Biancamaria Fontana (Book).

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Holmes, Stephen. Benjamin Constant and the making of modern liberalism / Stephen Holmes Yale University Press New Haven. Wikipedia Citation. The Liberty of Ancients Compared with that of Moderns.

Gentlemen, I wish to submit for your attention a few distinctions, still rather new, between two kinds of liberty: these differences have thus far remained unnoticed, or at least insufficiently remarked.

Benjamin Constant. Twayne. Arnold de Kerchove. Benjamin Constant ou, Le libertin sentimental. La Renaissance du Livre. Benjamin Constant and the Making of Modern Liberalism. Yale University Press. David K. Lowe. Benjamin Constant: An Annotated Bibliography of Critical Editions and Studies, Grant & Cutler.

CONSTANT, BENJAMIN. CONSTANT, BENJAMIN (–), French politician, writer, and theorist. Benjamin Constant de Rebecque was best known in his lifetime as a politician and political journalist and later as a novelist. With the resurgence of interest in liberal ideas in France in the s, however, his importance as a political theorist has come to be appreciated.

Liberalism is a political and moral philosophy based on liberty, consent of the governed and equality before the law. Liberals espouse a wide array of views depending on their understanding of these principles, but they generally support free market, free trade, limited government, individual rights (including civil rights and human rights), capitalism, democracy, secularism, gender equality.

Benjamin Constant and the Making of Modern Liberalism. Thadd E. Hall. International Studies in Philosophy 20 (3 "We Are Modern Men": Benjamin Constant and the Discovery of an Immanent Liberalism.

Political Writings. Benjamin Constant - - Cambridge University Press. Book Review, Andreas Kalyvas and Ira Katznelson, Liberal Beginnings.

The “commercial” republicanism referred to by James Livesey and Richard Whatmore (cited below), for example, sounds to me more like modern liberalism than “classical” or “neo-Roman” (Quentin Skinner) republicanism. Stephen Holmes, Benjamin Constant and the Making of Modern Liberalism (New Haven: Yale University Press, ), p.

cinemavog-legrauduroi.com by: The Making of Modern Liberalism Alan Ryan Published by Princeton University Press Ryan, Alan. The Making of Modern Liberalism. Course Book ed. Princeton University Press, Cited by: The book examines the origins and development of the modern liberal tradition and explores the relationship between republicanism and liberalism between and Kalyvas and Katznelson argue that leading thinkers of the period transformed the republican ideas into a doctrine for a modern and surprisingly liberal republic/5(5).

Aug 26,  · From Liberalism to Social Democracy From Liberalism to Social Democracy it is about the way modern liberalism emerged from early modern republicanism in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. James Madison, Germaine de Staël, and Benjamin Constant offers the ideas the democratic left needs if it is to rethink its work.Texte anglais.

Broché, couverture toilée éditeur sous jaquette illustrée en n&b, pages.Jun 30,  · A surprisingly brief book, given its aims. The authors' purpose is to show that 19th-century liberalism, far from being fundamentally opposed to the republican tradition, grew out of it as lateth- and earlyth-century theorists tried to adapt republicanism to modern life/5.